Since the coming Philippine national elections draw nearer by the day, Filipinos based in France who have registered for the 2022 polls may now determine whether they are eligible to vote by looking up their information on the Philippine Foreign Mission’s certified list of overseas voters.
The Philippine Embassy in France has made a list of Filipino voters available to the public. The list may be found on the embassy’s website or by calling the Philippine diplomatic mission. Filipinos living in the capital and other parts of the country can look up their names in the file below.
Philippine Elections 2022: List of Registered Filipino OFW Voters in France
The Philippine presidential elections are only a few weeks away, and everyone is already thinking about who they will vote for. Filipinos in France and other countries, as well as those in the Philippines, are expected to vote in this major national event. by knowing what to expect during overseas voting in your host country through the help of this short guide.
Despite the fact that they are not in their homeland, Filipinos in France have a big influence on the country’s presidential election. Because Filipinos in this region have one of the world’s largest overseas Filipino populations, their votes will have a significant effect on the outcome of the national elections.
You might also wish to look at some of the numerous websites that provide candidate information so that you can vote wisely.
Citizens who have registered to vote in the upcoming elections may also be able to get assistance from Philippine overseas postings. This article will assist you in preparing to vote in a foreign country such as France. Before preparing to vote in the elections, double-check that your name is on the list of certified overseas voters (CLOV).
Certified List of Overseas Voters in France
By visiting their website or phoning their office, you may get this information from the Philippine embassy. Alternatively, by clicking on the link below, you may obtain information about registered overseas Filipino voters who are eligible to vote in the 2022 elections from France.
- Check OFW voters list in France here – https://comelec.gov.ph/php-tpls-attachments/OverseasVoting/2022NLE/CLOV/EUROPE/PARIS.pdf
The information provided above is for Filipinos residing in France. Please contact the Philippine Embassy if you have any queries or want help. Despite a large number of names, it is simple to navigate and is alphabetically organized for quick access. Officials from the COMELEC may add remarks and information to the list as needed. You have two options for reviewing the information provided: scroll down to locate your info or use the quick shortcut we’ll show you in the section below.
Tip: Use CTRL + F to avoid having to scroll through a big list of names. You’ll see a search box on the page where you may type your last name to see if your information is on the list. Double-check that your name is spelled correctly and that there are no additional spaces or characters in the field, as the document contains case-sensitive information.
You will be entitled to vote in the Philippine presidential elections in France in 2022 provided that your name appears on the country’s list of certified overseas voters. The overseas voting session will run from April 27 through May 9.
Question: What if I’m not on the list, can I still vote?
The right to vote will be denied to everyone who has not registered for the next elections. Those who will be unable to vote in this election must wait until the current election cycle has ended before registering to vote in future elections. This information will assist you with registering to vote from France or elsewhere in the world.
If you have any questions or want assistance with the voting procedure in your host country, please contact the Philippine embassy in France.
How to Find your name in the list of overseas voters?
Answer: A PDF file on the Philippine embassy’s website in France contains the names of registered voters. Check your information on the list to see how you may participate in the voting process.
What does it mean if my name is included in the list of Overseas Voters?
This means you’ve been correctly registered to vote in the upcoming elections.
What if my name is not on the list of registered voters?
Unfortunately, you will be unable to vote in the national elections in the Philippines in 2022. You must register to vote before the next election if you wish to vote in future elections.
I registered as an overseas absentee voter in 2013 and I was able to vote in the 2013 and 2016 National Elections but was unable to vote in the 2019 National Elections. Do I still need to apply for certification to vote abroad?
Your name will appear on both the country’s verified voter list and the National Register of Overseas Voters. If you do not vote in your host country in 2022, your name will be deleted from the list.
I registered as an overseas voter in 2019 but I know I will be in the Philippines come May 2022. Can I vote in the 2022 elections in the Philippines?
Yes, however, you must submit a Letter of Request for Registration Transfer to Manila from your host country’s embassy or consulate, as well as to the COMELEC-OFOV.
When will the list of certified absentee voters in France be released?
Within 120 days following the election, the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) will distribute a list of certified overseas voters to various foreign offices all over the world.
In an official statement released by COMELEC: “Preparation and Posting of Certified List of Overseas Absentee Voters. – The Commission shall prepare the Certified List of Overseas Absentee Voters within one hundred twenty (120) days before every election, and furnish within the same period copies thereof to the appropriate embassies, consulates, and other foreign service establishments, which shall post the same in their bulletin boards within ten (10) days from receipt thereof.”
Reminders When Voting During PH Elections
Your vote is crucial to the government because it allows citizens to participate in critical national decisions. The outcome of the presidential election will have an impact on the country’s educational and healthcare institutions. It’s also critical that the future president be equipped to lead the country through these trying times. A leader who can deal with the country’s current condition while simultaneously creating a favorable image of Filipinos overseas would be ideal.
Remember To Vote Wisely
Aside from their personal characteristics, voters should also consider the platform of the candidate they are most likely to support. Social issues should also be addressed in their political speeches.
Knowing these components will help us make an informed decision when it comes to choosing a new president. Before choosing a candidate, take the time to thoroughly research their background and platform. It also helps to avoid getting caught up in fake news reports and statements.
We should only vote for individuals with the heart to serve the people, not those with money or political connections. And most importantly, from our unique voting perspective, how they can help improve the conditions and status of overseas Filipinos.
Your vote is critical in electing a president who has the necessary qualities to lead the country through these trying times. A leader who can deal with the country’s current condition while simultaneously creating a favorable image of Filipinos overseas would be ideal.
We deserve leaders who will put the country first. Leaders who will fight for democracy and freedom are needed in order to realize the goals of our country.
To vote from another country, you must first confirm that you are entitled to participate. When election season arrives, this will aid in avoiding any voting-related delays or issues. This is also done in order to provide the Philippine diplomatic post with the support that people demand. With this in mind, please do not hesitate to seek assistance from the Philippine Embassy in France.
The fate of our country lies in our hands as we pick the leaders for the upcoming elections. We should all work together to make the country better, starting with establishing a culture of unity and discipline.
We have the power to make our country great. Let’s use it properly and for the greater good.
The purpose of this post is to assist Filipinos living abroad in their election preparations. One of the first things they should do is look up their name in COMELEC’s voter registration database. To vote in a foreign country, you must first confirm your eligibility. When election season begins, this will aid in avoiding any delays or issues with the overseas voting process. This is also done so that the Philippine diplomatic post is prepared for the number of requests for help that they may get. Don’t hesitate to seek assistance from the Philippine Embassy in France.
Embassy of Philippines in Paris, France
ADDRESS: 4, hameau de Boulainvilliers 75016 Paris, France
PHONE LOCAL: (01) 4414.5700
FAX: LOCAL: (01) 4647.5600
WEB SITE: http://www.parispe.dfa.gov.ph
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